Last year's very first Hinckley ACT Festival of Music was acclaimed as a great success and it has encouraged the organisers to do it all again for 2011!
What did people say about The Festival of Music last year ...
* What a great gig on Sunday - well done! Absolutely superb - and I went away with a large box of chocolates from the raffle! Rick Wakeman ought to tour that show! An audience with Rick Wakeman....a revelation, great storyteller.... Chris B
* I think what you (Keith & Pam London) have achieved and aimed to do is truly admirable and I take my hat off to you ... the business needs people like you.Rick Wakeman
* Just to let you know how much Maggie, myself and friends enjoyed every minute of the Hinckley ACT Festival of Music. Every act was superb and Mr Wakeman was certainly full value and a great (very funny) bloke to boot. ....... Thanks to you both for a great day and would be good if it was an annual event.Steve P
* Hi, just wanted to say thanks for setting up Sunday's Festival of Music. We had a grand day and came home feeling like we'd had a really good day - lots of really fine music and some fascinating encounters! I'll also tell my more skilful guitarist friends about it. Thanks again.Paul C
... and so many more fabulous and supportive comments like these.
The next Hinckley Fetival of Music 2011 will be on Sunday 29th May 2011 (1.30 - 7.15pm) and will be bigger and better with a new Arts & Crafts Fair running alongside the festival, which will once again be held at Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa, Burbage, Hinckley.
See the poster below for further details, go to The Hinckley Act feature on the bestofhinckley for further information about the music club and to visit their website and buy tickets online. Special 'Early Bird' ticket discount available until 18 February 2011.